Good Samaritan Hit on I-79 in Braxton County, While Trying to Help Trapped Motorist

24-year old, Tyler Carroll was driving home from work on I-79 in Braxton County. He noticed an overturned car and stopped to help. The driver was trapped upside down in his car.

As Tyler approached the accident scene, he was hit by a car that was attempting to pass an 18-wheeler. He was hit with such force, Tyler was thrown across the interstate. Both of his legs and both arms were broken. He also suffered a number of other injuries.

Tyler Carroll remains in critical condition. He is in the surgical trauma intensive care unit at a Charleston hospital.

To help with the enormous medical expenses, his family has started a Go-Fund Me account. If you’d like to help the Carroll family, click here.

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